Dvarakesha, Dvārakeśa, Dvaraka-isha: 6 definitions
Dvarakesha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
The Sanskrit term Dvārakeśa can be transliterated into English as Dvarakesa or Dvarakesha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Dvārakeśa (द्वारकेश).—epithets of Kṛṣṇa.
Derivable forms: dvārakeśaḥ (द्वारकेशः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-śaḥ) A name of Krishna. E. dvāraka as above, and īśa master.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum
Dvārakeśa (द्वारकेश) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—Nityasevāvidhi.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Dvārakeśa (द्वारकेश):—[from dvārakā > dvāḥ] m. ‘lord of D°’, Name of Kṛṣṇa, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Dvārakeśa (द्वारकेश):—[dvārake+śa] (śaḥ) 1. m. Krishna.
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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.
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Garga Samhita (English) (by Danavir Goswami)
Verse 1.14.56 < [Chapter 14 - The Liberation of Śakaṭāsura and Tṛṇāvarta]
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A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 4 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)